Northwest Iowa Lifelong Learning & Recreation Center

Strong Mind. Strong Body.

Northwest Iowa Community College’s Lifelong Learning & Recreation Center is available to college students, staff, faculty, and community members. It provides wellness and recreation facilities and equipment, as well as space for trainings, conventions, conferences, and trade shows.  

Goals of the LLRC:

  • To provide a clean, safe, and friendly environment for all participants.
  • To provide opportunities for wellness and recreation for students of NCC and community members.
  • To be a resource for wellness information and promote lifelong wellness and learning.

facility hours

Normal Hours (starting Sunday, August 15)
Monday thru Friday
5 AM to 10 PM
Saturday
5 AM to 6 PM
Sunday
1 PM to 10 PM

Summer Hours
Monday-Friday
5:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sunday
2:00 PM to 7:00 PM

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Group Fitness

View a list of all LLRC Classes, Times, and Descriptions.

LLRC Programs

View a list of all programs offered at LLRC.

Calendar

View Events and Court Usage Schedule.

Membership & Policies

Review LLRC Membership Options & LLRC Policies

Location & Hours

Learn more about the LLRC hours.

Contact LLRC

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Recreation Center FAQs

  • Monday–Friday 5:00am–10:00pm
  • Saturday 5:00am–6:00pm
  • Sunday 1:00pm–10:00pm

Summer Hours (Memorial Day–August 15)

  • Monday–Friday 5:00am–10:00pm
  • Saturday 8:00am–4:00pm
  • Sunday 2:00pm–7:00pm

Yes. The laps per mile for our track are as follows:

  • Inside lane = 14 laps/mile
  • Middle lane = 13.25 laps/mile
  • Outside lane = 12.5 laps/mile

We offer a variety of cardiovascular and strength equipment including:

  • Weight machines
  • Free weights
  • Treadmills
  • Fitness bikes
  • Rowers

The LLRC uses Matrix Fitness equipment, one of the world’s premier commercial fitness brands.

Our basketball court divided into two courts.

It is also a full size tennis and volleyball court.

Our LLRC staff is happy to set up tennis or volleyball standards for you if you call 30 minutes ahead.